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Group of 7 countries (G7): Religion stats

Definitions

  • Catholic > Cardinals: The Cardinal Electors are those members of the College of Cardinals who have not reached their 80th Birthday on the day on which a Pope dies. That is, if they turn 80 years of age before the Pope dies, or on the day he dies, they are ineligible to vote in the Conclave to elect his successor. However, if they turn 80 years of age the day after the Pope dies they are eligible. Interestingly, even if they cannot vote they can be elected. As of Wednesday, April 20, 2005, there are 183 Cardinals from 66 different countries, 117 of whom are eligible to vote and 66 of whom are ineligible.
  • Catholic > Cardinals per million: The Cardinal Electors are those members of the College of Cardinals who have not reached their 80th Birthday on the day on which a Pope dies. That is, if they turn 80 years of age before the Pope dies, or on the day he dies, they are ineligible to vote in the Conclave to elect his successor. However, if they turn 80 years of age the day after the Pope dies they are eligible. Interestingly, even if they cannot vote they can be elected. As of Wednesday, April 20, 2005, there are 183 Cardinals from 66 different countries, 117 of whom are eligible to vote and 66 of whom are ineligible. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Islam > Percentage Muslim: Percent of Muslims in each country.
  • Jehovahs Witnesses per 1000: . Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Jews per 1000: . Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Religions > Hindu: Percent of population who are Hindu. Note: categories sometimes vary from country to country, extracted from CIA data.
  • Religions > Jewish: Percent of population who are Jewish. Note: categories sometimes vary from country to country, extracted from CIA data.
  • Religions > Muslim: Percent of population who are Muslims. Note: categories sometimes vary from country to country, extracted from CIA data.
  • Religions > Protestant: Percent of population who are Protestants. Note: categories sometimes vary from country to country, extracted from CIA data.
  • Religions > Roman Catholic: Percent of population who are Roman Catholics. Note: categories sometimes vary from country to country, extracted from CIA data.
  • Seventh-day Adventist Membership: This entry lists Seventh-day Adventist membership worldwide as of 2004. Membership is defined as baptised and active.
  • Seventh-day Adventist Membership per 1000: This entry lists Seventh-day Adventist membership worldwide as of 2004. Membership is defined as baptised and active. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
STAT G7 TOTAL G7 AVERAGE DATES
Catholic > Cardinals 73
40% of surveyed countries
12.17
4 times more than average
2005
Catholic > Cardinals per million 0.178
3 times less than average
2005
Islam > Percentage Muslim 2.74%
11 times less than average
2004
Islam in Europe > Muslim population 2.54 million
5 times more than average
2009
Jehovahs Witnesses 2.01 million
31% of surveyed countries
287,056.14
7 times more than average
2002
Jehovahs Witnesses per 1000 2.71
9% more than average
2002
Jews 7.16 million
50% of surveyed countries
1.02 million
6 times more than average
1998
Jews per 1000 7.06
66% less than average
1998
Religions > Hindu 1%
26 times less than average
2006
Religions > Jewish 1%
11 times less than average
2006
Religions > Muslim 2.86%
14 times less than average
2006
Religions > Protestant 27.82%
39% more than average
2006
Religions > Roman Catholic 45.9%
16% less than average
2006
Seventh-day Adventist Membership 1.1 million
7% of surveyed countries
156,521.86
2 times more than average
2004
Seventh-day Adventist Membership per 1000 0.882
12 times less than average
2004

Citation

"G7 Religion Profile", NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/groups/Group-of-7-countries-(G7)/Religion